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=== Kentucky  ===
 
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*[http://www.uky.edu/KentuckyPlaceNames/ Kentucky Place Names, Univ of Kentucky]
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*[http://www.uky.edu/KentuckyPlaceNames/ Kentucky Place Names, University of Kentucky]  
*[http://kdl.kyvl.org/ Kentuckiana Digital Library]
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*[http://kdl.kyvl.org/ Kentuckiana Digital Library]  
*[http://www.filsonhistorical.org Filson Historical Society]
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*[http://catalog.kyhistory.org/ Kentucky Historical Society Catalog]
 
*[http://catalog.kyhistory.org/ Kentucky Historical Society Catalog]
  
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=== Mississippi  ===
 
=== Mississippi  ===

Revision as of 19:44, 6 May 2010

Maps are essential when doing genealogical research. Maps can help determine:

  • Jurisdictions and boundaries
  • Geographical and physical features
  • Relationships between towns and counties

Use many sources to locate a map closest to the time period your ancestor lived in a certain location.


Here are some references and web sites to assist you in locating maps.


Southern Region

See also United States Maps

Alabama

  • Alabama Maps
  • Alabama Maps-Perry Castaneda Libary
  • Alabama Burned Counties
  • H.C. Hudgins & Co., Railroad and County Map of Alabama, (Atlanta: H. C.Hudgins, [19--].)
  • Sara Elizabeth Mason, A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama, (Birmingham Public Library, 1973.)
  • W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., Historical Atlas of Alabama, (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997.)
  • Peggy Tuck Sinko, comp., Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, (New York City: Charles Scribner's Sons., 1996.)


Georgia


Kentucky


Mississippi


North Carolina

South Carolina

Tennessee

Virginia









See also

United States Maps | Rural Records of the Southern United States